Tag Archives: Airbourne

Headbangers Brawl: Who could fill Brian Johnson’s shoes in AC/DC?

Posted by on March 8, 2016

AC/DC shocked a lot of people yesterday when they cancelled the remaining 10 dates of their tour, due to Brian Johnson’s hearing issues. And while bands cancel dates for health reasons all the time, the fact that they said that dates would be made up, likely with a guest vocalist, that was the most surprising […]

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Airbourne sign with Spinefarm

Posted by on January 27, 2015

While Roadrunner is still a strong label in it’s own right, a pair of former executives have continued to recruit bands that had been on the label to their current labels. We’ve seen that happen at Nuclear Blast, where Monte Conner has signed more than a handful of bands once on Roadrunner (Fear Factory, Machine […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/29: Post-Memorial Day Sales

Posted by on May 29, 2013

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. By now, you’ve probably adjusted to settling back into the work week after Memorial Day weekend. It’s a known fact that when it comes to Memorial Day, the only thing that is as important […]

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New & Noteworthy, May 21st: No Way But The Hard Way `

Posted by on May 21, 2013

On a week like this, metal has to fight for its new releases to get recognized. We have a short list today. Let’s just get right to it so you can get to buying some of these new albums!   Airbourne, Black Dog Barking (Roadrunner)   This album was first announced back in November 2011, […]

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Volbeat, HIM, All That Remains And Airbourne Confirmed For Monster Energy’s Rock Allegiance Tour

Posted by on May 2, 2013

Volbeat and HIM have very little in common (sound wise and even fan-base wise). In fact, the only similarity that comes to mind immediately is the fact that both bands came out with new albums last month. However, now the two can say that they’re tourmates, as Volbeat and HIM have been confirmed for this […]

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Wacken Fest 2011, Day Two: Metal And Wrestling, What A Lovely Combo

Posted by on August 5, 2011

Damn it, we wish we were at the Wacken Open Air Festival! Lucky for us, our publicist buddy Jon Freeman from Freeman Promotions offered to do some guest blogging for us. Just like Day 1, Jon seemed to consume his fair share of beer and metal madness during the festival’s second day. Oh, and he got to see […]

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Headbangers’ Brawl 9/2: Battle Of The Summer Tours

Posted by on September 2, 2010

Headbangers’ Brawl is a weekly column where Metal Insider’s Bram and Zach take a moment to debate and analyze two opposing sides of a topical issue occurring in the world of metal and/or the music industry. When the sunburn and aroma of beer and sweat start to fade away, it can mean only one thing: […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/5: 666, The Number Of…Bullet For My Valentine!

Posted by on May 5, 2010

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Though this week only saw a few metal debuts, Bullet For My Valentine made it a little more metal than usual. The Welsh metalcore band not only had the highest rock ranking of the […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/28: AC/DC Back In Black … and On The Charts

Posted by on April 28, 2010

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. This week saw a lot of metal and rock debuts hitting the charts. But it’s the AC/DC Iron Man 2 soundtrack that had the biggest debut. While Bram’s prediction that it wouldn’t rank number […]

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Bullet For My Valentine Announce Tour

Posted by on March 9, 2010

Bullet For My Valentine will hit the road this coming May with Airbourne and Chiodos serving as support.

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